Rock the River Spring Festival


2016 Rock-the-River Spring Festival- Check Back for More Details!

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The Rock-the-River Spring Festival is a fundraiser held to benefit Rolling River’s Campmates Scholarship Program.  The Campmates Program raises funds to send local deserving children associated with New Horizon Counseling Center to Rolling River Day Camp free of charge.

The 2015 Rock-the-River Festival featured:

  • Many Carnival Rides and Inflatable Slides and Games sponsored by Rolling River Day Camp and Five Star Gymnastics
  • Performances, Dancing and Music sponsored by The Dance Space LTD and Music Services Direct (DJ Ian S)
  • Fun-Filled Pony Rides and Petting Zoo
  • Extensive Crafts and Vendor Fair featuring dozens of vendors!
  • Arts and Crafts, Gymnastics, Playgrounds and other fun camp activities
  • Free Kids Activities from Sponsors including The Game Truck, Mad Science and KB Karaoke
  • Food/Refreshments provided by Del Mir Caterers  and The Kona Ice Truck
  • Summer Camp Open House 

fall-festival-2014-rrdcFESTIVAL COST: General admission into the festival.  Festival attendees receive free access to playgrounds, gymnastics, music area, dancing, performances, vendor fair and crafts.  P.O.P Ride Zone Bracelets are available for $10/child and free access for adults.  The Ride Zone features bounce houses, rides and slides as well as unlimited facepaining.  Pony rides and petting zoo tickets are also available for purchase.  All proceeds collected for rides, raffles and food are donated directly to The Campmates Program.

Parking is available in the adjacent “Berg” lots (on the same side of camp), the East Rockaway train station lot (metered parking) and on the street (check street signs).  Please do not park in the CVS parking lot across the street!

Rolling River accepts merchants and sponsors to participate in the Rock-the-River Spring Festival.  All proceeds collected are donated to Rolling River’s Campmates Program.  Please contact the Camp Office at 516-593-2267 for availability and the Vendor Contract.